There are many locations hidden in the Crimean mountains that are worth visiting, and the sheer Baidaro-Kastropol wall certainly belongs to them. We explore the environs of the legendary Devil's Staircase - from viewing platforms at a height of 300 meters to the Foros Temple on the edge of a cliff. And my stories about these places and the events that took place here will complement the trip. Individual excursion for 1–8 people Duration 6 hours Children Possible with children How it goes On foot Rating 5 per 1 review RUB 3600 per excursion Price for 1-8 people, regardless of the number of participants
What awaits you
Explore the trails of the Devil's Staircase Our route will pass through one of the most beautiful Crimean passes, which the locals call the Devil's Staircase. Having risen to dizzying heights, we will stroll along the sheer Baidaro-Kastropol wall and admire the inspiring views of the southern coast of Crimea with its mountain landscapes and small villages nestled by the sea. Then we will go to the Tower Couloir gorge, the scale and expressive landscapes of which will take your breath away. After a short snack on the paths, we will go down to the Foros temple, which is expressively located on the edge of the cliff, and then we will reach the mountain highway, where our journey will end
Stories and legends of southern Crimea While trekking, I will help you not only to feel the beauty of these places, but also to penetrate into their history. You will learn how he described the surroundings of the Devil's Staircase in the travel notes of A.S. Pushkin, you will understand where the ominous name of the area came from. We will also discuss what the ancient Romans were doing here and what events related to ancient Rome, the Russian Empire and the Great Patriotic War took place here
And a nice bonus will be photos with a professional camera, which I will take for you throughout the trip.
- Photos on the route are included in the price of the excursion, I will send the pictures to you after processing in about a week
- You get to the starting point of the route on your own (by personal or public transport)
- The length of the route is about 8 km, it is quite accessible for healthy people
The beginning of the excursion at the Yalta bus station or in the village of Oliva. You will find out the exact meeting point immediately after booking.